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 Green Man.Green Sea. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Green Room (The).
 
The common waiting-room in a theatre for the performers; so called because at one time the walls were coloured green to relieve the eyes affected by the glare of the stage lights.   1
 


 Green Man.Green Sea. 

 
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